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Pedestrian seriously injured while crossing Hespeler Road

Collision happened near Sheldon Drive around 11 p.m. Wednesday, closing Hespeler Road for several hours

A 56-year-old Cambridge man is in hospital with serious, but non-life threatening injuries after he was struck by a pick-up truck while crossing Hespeler Road at Sheldon Drive.

Members of the Waterloo Regional Police Service's traffic services unit are continuing to investigate a after police and paramedics responded to reports of a collision shortly after 11 p.m. Wednesday. 

Through the initial investigation, it was determined that a pickup truck was travelling north on Hespeler Road when it struck a pedestrian crossing the roadway. 

The man who was struck was transported to an out-of-region hospital. 

The driver of the pickup truck, a 54-year-old Cambridge woman, did not sustain any physical injuries.

Hespeler Road was closed for several hours for the investigation. 

Anyone who witnessed the collision or has any information is asked to call police at 519-570-9777, extension 8856, or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.